ELIDA — The margin for error was zero.Bath trailed by a run, but had the bases loaded with two outs in the top of the seventh.
LIMA — Racing fans are gearing up for a big summer once again. Limaland's track is entering its eighth decade and will be celebrating this history with numerous special events.
COLUMBUS GROVE — Kylie Wyss had four hits, including a double, and five RBI as Allen East defeated Columbus Grove 12-1 in softball.
If you are a Cleveland Cavaliers fan, or even just a casual NBA fan, you remember May 11, 2010. Oh, you might not remember the exact date, or that it was a Tuesday, but you remember the game — Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. The...
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CLEVELAND — The Indians salvaged the finale of a miserable opening homestand.
DELPHOS — When a baseball team is young, then it's up to the underclassmen to step up.For Perry, this season has been all about trusting its younger players.
Do you believe in jinxes?How about the Sports Illustrated cover jinx?
LIMA — Lima Senior improved to 5-2 on the season with a 8-6 baseball victory against Ada on Wednesday.
CHICAGO — Travis Wood pitched three-hit ball into the eighth inning and Anthony Rizzo hit his first home run of the season, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 5-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night.
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BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath's softball team was tested and the test covered material it was unfamiliar with.
GLANDORF — Ryan Maas moved to 2-0 on the season with a no-hitter against Western Buckeye League foe Van Wert on Tuesday. In seven innings work, Maas walked one and struck out eight. Brad Croy had a hit and knocked in both of O-G's runs. The...
ADA — Sophomore Paige Ordean threw a 5-hit shutout in Game 1 and freshman Kirstel Lightel followed with a 2-hit shutout in Game 2 to lead the Ohio Northern softball team to a 2-0, 1-0 sweep in an Ohio Athletic Conference double header with...
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CLEVELAND — A split-second after throwing a pitch, Carlos Carrasco was face down in the dirt, motionless on the edge of the mound.
CHICAGO — Anthony DeSclafani threw seven scoreless innings, Joey Votto had two hits and drove in a run, and the Cincinnati Reds held on to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Tuesday night.
CLEVELAND — The Browns are the only NFL team without a logo on their helmets.Now, they're also the only ones with their nickname written down the sides of their pants.
COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer keeps winning big.
ELIDA –Elida's softball team wanted to make sure it stormed out of the gates against LCC just in case rains got heavy and shortened Monday's game.
LIMA — Defiance preys on teams that make mistakes.Make an error and the Bulldogs are usually quick to swoop down and take advantage.
So what do we really know about the Reds after the first week?Not much, really. But there were a few early trends.
COLUMBUS – Urban Meyer undoubtedly has used motivational tools and will use more in the months ahead after Ohio State's national championship season last fall.
LIMA — When several families began hosting Lima Loco players in the summer, few realized the strong bond that can form in just eight weeks, at least that's the feeling that Tim and Shelly Clark have.
ADA — Ohio Northern's baseball team won its 20th game with a doubleheader split over Otterbein Sunday at Ohio Northern's Wander Field.Otterbein won the first game, 10-3. ONU took the second game, 7-5.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth got more than redemption and a green jacket Sunday. He took his place among the best in the game with a Masters victory for the ages.
CINCINNATI — Raisel Iglesias will have to wait a little longer for his his first big league win.
CLEVELAND — Nobody rocks Cleveland like Miguel Cabrera.
CLEVELAND — Yan Gomes could be out of the Indians' lineup for two months, a major blow to a team expected to contend this season.
BOSTON — Isaiah Thomas scored 17 points and the Boston Celtics moved closer to a playoff berth with a 117-78 rout of the Cleveland Cavaliers without LeBron James and three other starters Sunday.
CONVOY — On Saturday, May 2, the Crestview Varsity Softball program will recognize many of the accomplishments that the program and its student-athletes have achieved since its inception in 1985.
LIMA — Tickets are now available for the 27th annual Ohio Logistics Brad Doty Classic presented by Racing Optics at Limaland Motorsports Park.The July 15 event will again be sanctioned by the World of Outlaws.
Maybe the safest bet in the Lima Central Catholic Invitational tennis tournament every year is that someone named Rutter will appear on the championship line of at least one bracket.
AMERICAN TOWNSHIP — University of Northwestern Ohio softball is on the rise.It's Year 2 for the program and the Racers have already matched their win total from last year with 17.
LIMA SENIOR — Lima Senior collected a pair of victories in sweeping Cory-Rawson in baseball Saturday.
When Coldwater's Tyler Vogel scored the first basket in a boys state basketball tournament game in the Value City Arena in 1999, there were 14,864 people in the seats to watch that milestone.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth walked off the 18th green Saturday with another Masters record, a four-shot lead and a solemn look that suggested he knew he was still a long way off from being measured for a green jacket.
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SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — The Shawnee Athletic Department will be conducting a signing ceremony on at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 15 in Room 101 at Shawnee High School for the following seniors who will be signing National Letters of Intent to play college...
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FORT WORTH, Texas — Jimmie Johnson led 128 laps to get his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup victory at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night.
It was a season of grand expectations and growth for the University of Northwestern Ohio Bowling Racers.
Each Sunday, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by Wednesday of each week to The Lima News Sports Department, 3515 Elida Road, Lima, OH 45807. Events can be faxed to 419-229-2926 or e-mailed to...
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BATH TOWNSHIP — The track-and-field season is in its early stages.However, Ottawa-Glandorf is setting the tone.
OTTAWA — Bath's Julia Miller knows about being in the center of the action for big games.Only this year, instead of being behind the plate, she's on the mound for the Wildkittens.
WAPAKONETA — Maddux Liles and his Wapakoneta teammates hesitated for just a moment. Just to be sure.
BLUFFTON — Bluffton's Sami Fruchey (2-2) threw a five-inning perfect game, allowing no hits or walks while striking out nine as the host Pirates defeated Pandora-Gilboa 17-0 in softball Friday.
CINCINNATI — Lauren Hill's teammates and coaches are remembering the 19-year-old college basketball player with her own inspiring words: “Never give up.”